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Karen L. Colclasure

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

STERLING – Karen L. Colclasure, 65, of Sterling, died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, at her home. She had worked as a registered nurse at CGH Medical Center in Sterling, and later at several area nursing homes.

She was born Feb. 19, 1948, in Sterling, the daughter of Edward and Joan (Miller) McDaniel. Karen married Richard Colclasure on Dec. 3, 1971, in Rock Falls.

Survivors include her husband, her daughter, Kimberly Colclasure, and her sister, Sue (Danny) Phillips, all of Sterling; her brothers, Mike (Billie) McDaniel of Chadwick and Kevin McDaniel of Savanna; and her granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, James Colclasure; and her brother, Timothy McDaniel.

Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at McDonald Funeral Home, 1002 12th Ave., Rock Falls, followed by burial at Oak Knoll Memorial Park, with the Rev. William Cherry officiating.

Visit www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.

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